Kathy and Janice getting ready for the event...
Kathy Krajewski, CSEP is the owner of Double Exposure, Inc. Kathy is the first CSEP (Certified Special
Events Professional) in the state of Michigan, The CSEP designation is the highest achievement for an event
professional internationally. Currently there are only two CSEP's in Michigan.
President Kathy Krajewski, CSEP
Special Events Professional
Kathy is the first CSEP in the state of Michigan.
Her background includes over twenty-five years of experience in the advertising and public relations field. Working in
TV, radio and at national advertising agencies, she has produced concepts for print ads, television and radio commercials
and entire campaigns, which include large-scale events for publicity for her clients
Her event experience includes corporate special events, grand
openings and interactive dinner-theatre productions for publicity and social events such as weddings and themed private parties.
Kathy is the creator of one of Detroit’s most exciting fundraisers, "Silver Screen Soiree". Now in its fifth year, the event
is considered the communication arts industry’s event of the year. Coinciding with the national broadcast of
the Academy Awards Show, the Silver Screen Soiree brings together Detroit’s
top communication arts professionals – writers, producers, directors, actors and supporting casts – to benefit
a different charity each year. Past charities have included the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the Cystic
Fibrosis Care Center,
at Children’s Hospital of Michigan
and the Michigan Pulmonary Disease Community.
Kathy opened Double Exposure, Inc. in 1986 as an advertising and public relations agency where
she serviced such impressive accounts as Pasta to Go, the Detroit Zoological Society, Pontiac Dream Cruise, and Pike
Street Restaurant. The agency went into a hiatus status for two years. After
a short stint of servicing only Pike Street Restaurant as an in-house Marketing Manager and as Special Events Director for
the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Double Exposure was reorganized and reopened as the current event management and public relations
Kathy received accreditation as a (CSEP)
Certified Special Event Professional from the International Special Events Society, (ISES)
What is Certified Special Events Professional (CSEP)? The CSEP designation is awarded by the International Special Events Society (ISES) and its Certification
Committee. ISES is the only international umbrella organization representing professionals in all disciplines of the special
events industry. Education and a commitment to professionalism are cornerstones of ISES.
Kathy served on the board as Vice President
of Communication for one year as a founding Metro Detroit Board member and is
an active member attending National Conferences regularly to keep up with the changes in the Event Industry. She is also an
active member of the Michigan Meeting Planners International,
(MPI) and she is active in Event Solutions Institute Education Seminars and is regularly contracted by Event Partners to oversee
seminars and medical meetings. Other professional organizations include Business Network International and the Rochester Chamber of Commerce.